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To help us give a human rights perspective on the crisis occurring right now in the Central African Republic, we’re joined by Michael Hayworth , Crisis Response Coordinator for Amnesty International Australia . With Michael we discuss the war crimes occurring in the Central African Republic, similarities to the genocide in Rwanda, and Amnesty’s campaign against these human rights abuses. You can find out more about this episode at: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/06/17/car/
Topics: Central African Republic, human rights, Amnesty International
This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: Greenpeace, Sea Shepherd, civil disobedience, violence, non-violence, activism
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This is a short one where we give our take on the  Sydney Siege  and the  #illridewithyou   campaign . This includes discussion on some of the  inaccurate   media coverage  on the siege and how happy we are to see widespread  opposition  to the Islamophobic reactions. We also play an interview with counter-terrorism expert  Dr Anne-Azza Aly  from  People Against Violent Extremism . This interview is thanks to Alex Whisson and  Perth Indymedia  on  RTR92.1FM . For more information...
Topics: #SydneySiege, #illridewithyou
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We’re joined by Naty Guerrero-Diaz, Penny Cameron and Melanie Ellis from  Big Sky Sanctuary . Naty discusses the  intersectional ,  feminist ,  abolitionist   philosophy of Big Sky Sanctuary , as well as critiques of the vegan movement – including rejecting the idea of bringing  veganism into the mainstream  and arguing instead that veganism is just one stop in a long journey for social justice. Penny and Mel discuss the animals at Big Sky Sanctuary, their campaign for a new barn for...
Topics: intersectionality, feminism, animal rights, animal sanctuaries
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com You can hear more from Jess on Freedom of Species podcast: http://www.freedomofspecies.org/tags/jess
Topics: Animal Advocacy, Animal Welfare, Feminism
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We’re joined by Jen Perry, one of the main organisers of the Cruelty Free Festival WA , for this entire episode. We discuss this festival and how it puts into practice our support for intersectionality – bringing together a wide range of human rights, environmental and animal rights causes. We also discuss the recent protests against shark culling and linking opposition to the shark cull to a broader animal rights philosophy, The Sistah Vegan Project , avoiding gender stereotypes when...
Topics: intersectionality, animal rights, shark cull, veganism, gender
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Advocates for the Nordic Model for sex work argue that this approach does not target sex workers themselves, only their clients. However, Jane Green and Cameron Cox dispute these claims and argue that it is decriminalisation that leads to the best outcomes for sex workers. Jane Green is a sex worker who is on the Executive Committee of the Scarlet Alliance . Cameron Cox is a sex worker who is involved in a sex worker outreach organisation. They also discuss the “ rescue industry ”,...
Topics: sex work, sex workers, Nordic model, decriminalisation, Scarlet Alliance
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On this episode we discuss themes of refugee rights and animal rights in the Paddington movie . We discuss the article ‘ Why the new Paddington movie is really an asylum seeker story ’, read a review of the movie from an immigration lawyer, as well as promoting the Free Paddington Facebook page by the Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) and the #FreePaddington hashtag.  -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Paddington, refugees, migration, animal rights
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In this interview, Rikki Hendon, acting branch secretary of the CPSU/CSA (public sector union), discusses the union's opposition to the Barnett Government's plan to introduce social impact bonds in the Corrective Services portfolio. You can find further information about this by reading CPSU/CSA's press release on this here:  http://www.cpsucsa.org/component/content/article?id=2288 The interview is conducted by Nick Pendergrast and Caroline Smith for Indymedia on RTR92.1FM. You can listen to...
Topics: social impact bonds, privatisation, Colin Barnett
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This is an interview with Will Tuttle on his upcoming tour of Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand). You can find out all about this tour including dates, times, locations, venues, tickets etc here:  http://www.willtuttletour.org.au/ In the interview, Tuttle also discusses his book The World Peace Diet. You can find out more about this book and buy it at:  http://worldpeacediet.org/ Tuttle is interviewed by Nick Pendergrast and this interview will be played on the 27th of January episode of...
Topics: plant-based diet, veganism, animal rights, health, environment
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On this one Nick is joined by Dan ( @verydangry ) from  Anarchist Affinity  for the entire episode. We discuss a range of issues, including:  the police , our visit to Villawood with Dan (you can view Nick’s article on the  ABC  about this  here ), austerity in Europe and  Australia , apparently we’re all middle class in Australia (despite the  evidence !), how the post-World War Two “glory years” weren’t glorious for everyone, “ white labourism ” compared to  the...
Topics: capitalism, anarchism, activism, refugees
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This time we’re joined by Laura Jackson, an actor and feminist playwright. She discusses her play ‘Handle It’ and its feminist themes, art and social change , nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence being shared without her consent , the feminist campaign against sexist “pick up artist” Julien Blanc, and Tracy Spicer’s Ted Talk ‘ The Lady Stripped Bare ’. You can find out more about the play by checking out the Facebook event page and you can buy tickets here . We also encourage people...
Topics: feminism, consent, online privacy, plays, art, social change
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On this episode we take on the new counter terror laws introduced by the Australian government, the National Security Amendment Bill (No.1) . We raise civil liberties concerns , mention that the laws had bipartisan support – there was no opposition from the “opposition”, and also highlight the impact the laws will have on the media (even mainstream journalist Laurie Oakes has gone rogue and criticised the laws!). To further the discussion on the effect the laws will have on the media, we...
Topics: ASIO, civil liberties, media
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This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: sustainability, animal protection, conservation
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This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: literature, animals
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Advocates for the Nordic Model for sex work argue that this approach does not target sex workers themselves, only their clients. However,  Jane Green  and  Cameron Cox  dispute these claims and argue that it is decriminalisation that leads to the best outcomes for sex workers. Jane Green is a sex worker who is on the Executive Committee of the  Scarlet Alliance . Cameron Cox is a sex worker who is involved in a sex worker outreach organisation.   Jane and Cameron also discuss Amnesty...
Topics: sex work, Nordic model, decriminalisation, sex workers, Amnesty International, whorephobia, work,...
This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: food, environment, cost, veganism
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-        Voicemail from Luc from Team Earthling animal rights podcast, on metadata and new laws restricting privacy rights in Australia. -        More horribleness from the Australian government on refugees. -        Eggs, horse racing, dairy and animal rights. -        For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/11/26/ metadata /
Topics: meta data, data retention, refugees, animal rights
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We’re joined by awesome independent journalist Antony Loewenstein ( @antloewenstein ). He discusses Australian troops set to enter Iraq and Syria , his article ‘ Of course Australia is going back to Iraq: That's how a US client is expected to behave ’, hysteria about terrorism in Australia and the poor state of (most of) the Australian media. For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Iraq, Syria, war, Antony Loewenstein, terrorism, media
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-         The successful feminist campaign to get sexist pick up artist Julien Blanc kicked out of Australia. -         Katie’s experiences with male harassment and assault. -         How pick up artists contributes to a damaging, sexist culture. -         Sexism in anarchist/progressive/alternative scenes. -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: #takedownjulienblanc, Julien Blanc, feminism, male entitlement, sexism
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com
Topics: Critical Animal Studies, Veganism, Post-Veganism, Class, Race
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On this episode we discuss our recent trip where us farangs (the Thai word for people of European origin) visited Phuket in Thailand. Thailand has recently had a military coup and has   banned   George Orwell’s book   1984   and we cover this, as well as having a discussion on   representative versus direct democracy . We also discuss   kathoeys   (who 'are born physiologically male but, as one Thai saying goes, "have a female heart" ') and   avoiding   transphobia in...
Topics: Thailand, democracy, 1984, Kathoeys, transgender
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In this one Nick is flying (Han) solo, or at least without Katie. He is joined by Nicole Stiles, one the organisers from the Perth One Billion Rising event, for the entire episode. One Billion Rising is a global event that aims to have ‘one billion women releasing their stories, dancing and speaking at the places where they need justice, where they need an end to violence against women and girls’. You can find your closest One Billion Rising event here:...
Topic: One Billion Rising
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . It features a Q and A featuring Curtis and also Jess Ison - you can hear Jess's talk from the conference here:  https://archive.org/details/JessIsonOnAnimalsAustraliasNoWayToTreatALadyCampaign You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com
Topics: queer, queer assimilation, homophobia
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This time Nick is joined by Coggo from the Melbourne Street Medic Collective (Melb SMC) for the entire episode. Melb SMC and many other groups formed the Wage Peace Convoy that broke the world record for most protests in one day. Unfortunately Guinness refused to include them, maybe because they’re too busy reporting on really important records like the most business leaders attending a networking event. The Wage Peace Convoy did an amazing 29 protests on the day. One of these was with The...
Topics: protest, activism, world records
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/live-animal-export-humane-slaughter-and-media-hegemony This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/ You can read Nick's interview with an Australian slaughterhouse worker that was...
Topics: live export, animal rights, animal welfare, media
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On this episode we discuss the Aboriginal protests at the G20 Summit in Brisbane, where the Warriors of Resistance (WAR) was introduced . Also at Aboriginal protests during the G20, the Australian flag and effigies of Aboriginal “leaders” labelled as “ sell outs ” were burnt. We discuss the outrage at the burning of the flag from some white Australians, drawing on a Facebook post from Aboriginal activist Sam Watson, and the way that this anger should be directed towards actual injustice...
Topics: G20, Aboriginal inequality, protest
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/intersectionality-in-practice This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: Intersectionality, animal rights, activism